Harry joined the London office of BPL Global in 2008, becoming a Director in 2017. He is currently based in Singapore, working with a number of BPL Global’s international banking and commodity trader clients. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer of BPL Singapore in September 2019.
Harry began life at BPL Global working on several blue-chip French corporate accounts, before transitioning to focus on a number of key French banks and commodity traders.
He relocated in 2012 to help set up BPL Global’s office in Singapore, where he is responsible for a number of key relationships with international banks and global commodity traders with credit & political risk exposures throughout Asia Pacific. In addition, Harry has in-depth experience placing risks for clients booking assets around the world, in particular China, Japan and Taiwan. He has played a pivotal role in growing both BPL Global’s Asian portfolio as well as the Asian CPRI market as a whole, and has extensive knowledge across the full spectrum of trade and structured commodity finance transactions, as well as project and export finance.
Harry is a member of the International Energy Credit Association, which promotes the understanding of credit and risk management in relation to energy commerce, as well as the International Project Finance Association.
Harry is fluent in French and Spanish and holds a degree in Modern Languages from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
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